Update: April 30 - May 6, 2018


Fire Services Update

The Lesser Slave River Regional Fire Service is committed to protecting life, property and the environment from fire, hazardous materials, natural disasters and other emergencies. As such, the department issues a weekly report on all investigations, fire prevention activities and other Fire Services news of importance to the residents of the Lesser Slave River region.

If you have any specific questions or concerns related to these updates, please contact Regional Chief of Lesser Slave Lake Fire Services Jamie Coutts.

  • -2 Day Rescue Athabasca River
  • -1 Duty Officer 105 6 AVE NW
  • -2 MVA –HWY 2 & Caribou Trail, HWY 88 & Marten Road
  • -1 Grass Fire Flat Top Road

  • Worked on booster reels for Units 251 & 351
  • Miscellaneous hall repairs
  • Miscellaneous repairs TOSL/MD equipment

  • Walk through of MREC for NLC grad pre plan
  • Participated in hazard reduction burning through out the TOSL
  • Attended Smith practice Monday night
  • Finalized CVFSA fundraiser
  • Assisted SAR callout
  • Medical First Response meting with AHS
  • Walk through of the Tradeshow
  • Set up for Bigstone 1001 class weekend
  • Assist with set up and tear down of Trade show booth and help greet visitors

  • Meeting with EMS about MFR program
  • SAR callout/Smith assisted
  • MD Meeting
  • Prep for Tradeshow
  • All halls visited
  • Gas detector calibrated and others bump tested
  • Name tags for FF
  • Hazard reduction burning done by crews at practice

  • Widewater, Smith & Flatbush – Control Burning
  • Hall 1- Hazard reduction burning

  • Meet with AHS regarding Medical First Response Program
  • HR Burns SL, Widewater, Flatbush, & Smith 28 Hectares burnt. 48.2 Total
  • Built homeowner info kits for Firesmart trucks to hand out
  • Assist with SAR rescue on Athabasca River
  • Perform maintenance on Wildfire equipment

MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

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